Jeffrey Jenks

Title(s)Assistant Clinical Professor, Medicine
SchoolHealth Sciences
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    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CAInfectious Diseases Fellowship2016
    Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MAInternal Medicine Residency2013
    Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OHMPH2010Public Health
    Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OHMD2010Medicine
    Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, ILBachelor of Science2001Anthropology
    Collapse Awards and Honors
    European Confederation of Medical Mycology2019Young Investigator Award
    Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine2016Gamma Alpha Chapter, Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health
    Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)2016Young Investigator Scholarship
    Boston University School of Medicine2013Robert Russell, M.D. Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society
    Boston University School of Medicine2013Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award
    Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine2008Gold Humanism Honor Society

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    Optimizing Latent Tuberculosis Infection (LTBI) Screening in Primary Care
    Academy of Clinical Scholars; Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego Sep 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2020
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Jenks JD, Reed SL, Hoenigl M. Risk Factors and Outcomes of Culture-Proven Acute Coccidioides spp Infection in San Diego, California, United States. Mycoses. 2020 Mar 16. PMID: 32176829.
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    2. Jenks JD, Seidel D, Cornely OA, Chen S, van Hal S, Kauffman C, Miceli MH, Heinemann M, Christner M, Jover Sáenz A, Burchardt A, Kemmerling B, Herbrecht R, Steinmann J, Shoham S, Gräber S, Pagano L, Deeren D, Slavin MA, Hoenigl M. Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of invasive Lomentospora prolificans Infections: Analysis of Patients in the FungiScope® Registry. Mycoses. 2020 Feb 21. PMID: 32080902.
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    3. Egger M, Jenks JD, Hoenigl M, Prattes J. Blood Aspergillus PCR: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. J Fungi (Basel). 2020 Jan 27; 6(1). PMID: 32012787.
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    4. Jenks JD, Seidel D, Cornely OA, Chen S, van Hal S, Kauffman C, Miceli MH, Heinemann M, Christner M, Sáenz AJ, Burchardt A, Kemmerling B, Herbrecht R, Steinmann J, Shoham S, Gräber S, Pagano L, Deeren D, Aslam S, Taplitz R, Revankar SG, Baddley J, Mehta SR, Reed S, Slavin MA, Hoenigl M. Voriconazole plus terbinafine combination antifungal therapy for invasive Lomentospora prolificans infections: analysis of 41 patients from the FungiScope® registry 2008-2019. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2020 Jan 20. PMID: 31972317.
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    5. Jenks JD, Rawlings SA, Garcia-Vidal C, Koehler P, Mercier T, Prattes J, Lass-Flörl C, Martin-Gomez MT, Buchheidt D, Pagano L, Gangneux JP, van de Veerdonk FL, Netea MG, Carvalho A, Hoenigl M. Immune Parameters for Diagnosis and Treatment Monitoring in Invasive Mold Infection. J Fungi (Basel). 2019 Dec 16; 5(4). PMID: 31888227.
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    6. Rawlings SA, Heldt S, Prattes J, Eigl S, Jenks JD, Flick H, Rabensteiner J, Prüller F, Wölfler A, Neumeister P, Strohmaier H, Krause R, Hoenigl M. Using Interleukin 6 and 8 in Blood and Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid to Predict Survival in Hematological Malignancy Patients With Suspected Pulmonary Mold Infection. Front Immunol. 2019; 10:1798. PMID: 31428097.
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    7. Jenks JD, Spiess B, Buchheidt D, Hoenigl M. (New) Methods for Detection of Aspergillus fumigatus Resistance in Clinical Samples. Curr Fungal Infect Rep. 2019 Sep; 13(3):129-136. PMID: 31552129.
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    8. Jenks JD, Mehta SR, Hoenigl M. Broad spectrum triazoles for invasive mould infections in adults: Which drug and when? Med Mycol. 2019 Apr 01; 57(Supplement_2):S168-S178. PMID: 30816967.
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    9. Jenks JD, Mehta SR, Taplitz R, Aslam S, Reed SL, Hoenigl M. Point-of-care diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in non-neutropenic patients: Aspergillus Galactomannan Lateral Flow Assay versus Aspergillus-specific Lateral Flow Device test in bronchoalveolar lavage. Mycoses. 2019 Mar; 62(3):230-236. PMID: 30565352.
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    10. Jenks JD, Salzer HJF, Hoenigl M. Improving the rates of Aspergillus detection: an update on current diagnostic strategies. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2019 01; 17(1):39-50. PMID: 30556438.
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    11. Jenks JD, Mehta SR, Taplitz R, Law N, Reed SL, Hoenigl M. Bronchoalveolar lavage Aspergillus Galactomannan lateral flow assay versus Aspergillus-specific lateral flow device test for diagnosis of invasive pulmonary Aspergillosis in patients with hematological malignancies. J Infect. 2019 Mar; 78(3):249-259. PMID: 30391632.
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    12. Jenks JD, Hoenigl M. Treatment of Aspergillosis. J Fungi (Basel). 2018 Aug 19; 4(3). PMID: 30126229.
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    13. Jenks JD, Reed SL, Seidel D, Koehler P, Cornely OA, Mehta SR, Hoenigl M. Rare mould infections caused by Mucorales, Lomentospora prolificans and Fusarium, in San Diego, CA: the role of antifungal combination therapy. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2018 Nov; 52(5):706-712. PMID: 30099056.
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    14. Jenks JD, Salzer HJ, Prattes J, Krause R, Buchheidt D, Hoenigl M. Spotlight on isavuconazole in the treatment of invasive aspergillosis and mucormycosis: design, development, and place in therapy. Drug Des Devel Ther. 2018; 12:1033-1044. PMID: 29750016.
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    15. Jenks JD, Hoenigl M. CD4:CD8 ratio and CD8+ cell count for prognosticating mortality in HIV-infected patients on antiretroviral therapy. J Lab Precis Med. 2018 Feb; 3. PMID: 30167571.
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    16. Jenks JD, Benson CA. Early cerebritis resulting in a first-time seizure in an otherwise healthy young man. Infect Dis Clin Pract (Baltim Md). 2016 Nov; 24(6):e66-e68. PMID: 27840566.
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    17. Jenks JD, Kumarasamy N, Ezhilarasi C, Poongulali S, Ambrose P, Yepthomi T, Devaraj C, Benson CA. Improved tuberculosis outcomes with daily vs. intermittent rifabutin in HIV-TB coinfected patients in India. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2016 09; 20(9):1181-4. PMID: 27510243.
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    18. Schaefer G, Campbell W, Jenks J, Beesley C, Katsivas T, Hoffmaster A, Mehta SR, Reed S. Persistent Bacillus cereus Bacteremia in 3 Persons Who Inject Drugs, San Diego, California, USA. Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 09; 22(9):1621-3. PMID: 27533890.
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    19. Jenks JD, Benson CA.M. avium Complex and other non-tuberculosis mycobacteria and HIV. In: Hope T., Stevenson M., Richman D. (eds) Encyclopedia of AIDS. 2016.
    20. Jenks JD, Katsivas TF. Cystic Mediastinal Thymic Lymphangioma Mimicking Echinococcal Cyst. J Thorac Oncol. 2015 Oct; 10(10):1498-9. PMID: 26398823.
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    21. Jenks JD, Preziosi M. A challenging case of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis after near-drowning: a case report and literature review. Infect Dis Clin Pract (Baltim Md). 2015 Sep 01; 23(5):227-230. PMID: 26392737.
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    22. Hoenigl M, Weibel N, Mehta SR, Anderson CM, Jenks J, Green N, Gianella S, Smith DM, Little SJ. Development and validation of the San Diego Early Test Score to predict acute and early HIV infection risk in men who have sex with men. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Aug 01; 61(3):468-75. PMID: 25904374.
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    23. Jenks J. Antibiotic resistance needs global solutions. Lancet Infect Dis. 2014 Jul; 14(7):550. PMID: 24964939.
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    24. Jenks J, Hedari S, Watts L.A case of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in a man 6 months after visiting a malaria-endemic region. Infect Dis Clin Pract. 2012; 20(3):173-176.
    25. Jenks JD, Czachor JS, Gibbs PM.Suppurative parotitis due to Candida glabrata. Case report and review of the literature. Infect Dis Clin Pract. 2010; 18(3):162-164.